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Relax, fish, kayak from the patio & chill inside with gorgeous views!

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 2,760 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 30 nights

Overview

About the property

STUNNING Waterfront Texas home w/private boat slip/pier & multi-patios

Great Monthly Rate Available for this fully furnished Texas Executive Home for your longer term stay on the Lake!!! ~2800 sq ft with 3+1 bedrooms; 2.5 baths and multi level covered wrap around patios with spectacular views. Why be in a standard hotel when you can have all the amenities of a beautiful lakefront home. Book today for your longer term stay and just bring your clothes and food!! NOTE: This home only permits up to 8 family members (single family); No parties/events; No smoking; and No additional Overnight Guests.


Owner
The Gregory's
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
October 28, 2017

About The Gregory's

Billy grew up coming to his family’s lake home in Conroe, and we wanted the same quality time with our family. So in summer 2014, we were blessed to find this Lake Conroe gem to share special times with family and friends. We like to do MANY outdoor activities like kayaking, paddle boarding, hiking, biking, hunting, fishing, boating and bar-b-queing… all Texas style – Big and with Music, Family & Friends! When we are not in Houston’s hustle and bustle life, this stunning Texas home let’s us do some of the things we LOVE to do - water activities and BarBQue right at our back door.

The Gregory's purchased this house in 2014

Amenities

Conroe House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2760 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - Downstairs - toilet
    Bathroom 2 - upstairs - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower
    Bathroom 3 - Master - toilet , tub , shower , double sink and separate toilet room
  • Master bath with double sinks whirlpool tub and separate shower. The 2nd upstairs bathroom with tub and shower is accessible via hallway, and 2nd bedroom. The downstairs bathroom is conveniently located to that study/bedroom, and great for the outdoor entertaining area, as well.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - Master - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - Upstairs - 1 queen , known as the 'Grape Room' for the Texas winery decor
    Bedroom 3 - upstairs - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , This is a bunk bed with the double on bottom and twin on top
    Bedroom 4/study - downstairs - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , two new pull out couches with upgraded mattresses
  • There are 3 bedrooms upstairs with 2 full baths. Downstairs has an additional study/bedroom with French double doors that is set up with couches for those relaxing, reading and nap times. It ALSO converts to a sleeping room if you need it as the new couches pull out with upgraded full and single mattresses to sleep another 1-2 people. There is no bedroom closet for study/bedroom.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
Notes:
Great family get away or just a quiet romantic time! It is ALSO perfect for the business traveler working nearby (ExxonMobil, Woodlands Energy Corridor, Spring) as you would have close commute and come home to beautiful neighborhood on the waterfront to relax! Housekeeper is included for one time weekly with a 30+ stay; however, additional days can be arranged for additional cost to vacationer. .

Reviews

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Relax, fish, kayak from the patio & chill inside with gorgeous views!
average rating of 4.6923075 based on 13 reviews
Tomball, Texas
5

Great kid-free weekend getaway!

  • 5 of 5

I surprised my husband with a weekend getaway with two of our close friends. It was our anniversary and he was pleasantly surprised! The house is beautifully kept with modern decor and appliances. The house sits on the lake and has an amazing view especially seen on the wraparound balcony. Our friend brought his boat and we happily enjoyed the lake. It was very convenient that there was a slip on the property. The owners were very friendly and quick to respond to all correspondence. I highly recommend this property for a nice and relaxing vacation.

  • Submitted: Sep 13, 2015
  • Stayed: July 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Tomball, Texas
5

Great kid-free weekend getaway!

  • 5 of 5

I surprised my husband with a weekend getaway with two of our close friends. It was our anniversary and he was pleasantly surprised! The house is beautifully kept with modern decor and appliances. The house sits on the lake and has an amazing view especially seen on the wraparound balcony. Our friend brought his boat and we happily enjoyed the lake. It was very convenient that there was a slip on the property. The owners were very friendly and quick to respond to all correspondence. I highly recommend this property for a nice and relaxing vacation.

  • Submitted: Sep 13, 2015
  • Stayed: July 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fantastic Family Reunion

  • 5 of 5

My Brothers and I were looking for a vacation home to have a small family party to celebrate my father's 80th birthday. We chose The Cove and could not have been more pleased. There was plenty of room for everyone in beautiful accommodations. The kitchen was well stocked enough to have all the serving pieces needed for a birthday party. Complimentary cold water bottles and a nice bottle of wine were waiting for us upon arrival. The home is beautiful and every detail has been carefully thought out. If you forgot sunglasses, Kelly has extra pairs available. Kelly was a delight to work with and very helpful. I only have two very small observations that could be improved upon. The secondary bedrooms have double beds and that accommodates children but not really adults. Another issue is the door chime is always on and one control pad is in the master bedroom. No sleeping in if people are coming and going to enjoy the beautiful decks in the morning. I understand the need for safety but I really wish we could have changed that option. That is such a petty complaint I hardly consider it a complaint. We had a wonderful time and we loved working with the Gregory's! The Cove is a gorgeous home that is perfect for a family vacation. There are so many activities close by and Lake Conroe is beautiful.

  • Submitted: Jul 19, 2015
  • Stayed: June 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

We Love The Cove!!

  • 5 of 5

Let Me just sum it up in three simple letters, WOW!!! We absolutely loved our stay. Great location and the home is so welcoming. We were able to relax and just enjoy our boat on the lake from morning until dusk. One Night we even to the boat for a short ride to have dinner. We will definitely be staying again.

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2015
  • Stayed: July 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hey there - y'all are the epitome of family fun we LOVE to have at our vacation home - The Cove! Sounds like a broken record in our responses to our guest families, but we sincerely LOVE when our guests have a wonderful, comfortable time with us! It was the best compliment that your teens were SO complimentary... And had a GREAT time with friends & family for their birthday! LOVED the photo sharing--- big hugs and thanks for having fun!!! Look forward to your next stay!!!!
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5

Great Vacation at The Cove!

  • 5 of 5

As first-time renters on VRBO, we were a little apprehensive at first. But, the booking and stay couldn't have been any easier! The Gregorys were very helpful with our needs and questions during our stay [June 18-21]. Plus, if you forgot to pack your wine or finished it too early, they also provided additional bottles for a small fee! We never had to leave the house unless it was time to jump in the lake, which was literally their back yard! It's a great place to bring any water toys, boogie boards, canoes, SUP boards, ect. Also the house is right next to the neighborhood boat ramp if you choose to bring your boat or jet ski! Overall, the Cove and the Gregorys were much more hospitable than we could have ever imagined!

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2015
  • Stayed: June 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are tickled happy to have others have such a wonderful time at our 'Cove'! We LOVE it and feel blessed to share! We do everything we can to make our vacationers feel welcome and comfortable, and to have a beautiful, relaxing experience! That includes ALL age groups from babies to seasoned vacationers :) So glad that the full experience was pleasurable for y'all and we can't wait to have y'all back again!!
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Houston, Texas
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Beware of losing full payment!

  • 1 of 5

The owner cancelled our reservation within less than 2 weeks of our date of arrival without any cause and did not refund our 3 night holiday stay that we paid for in full at the time of booking. This was the worst experience I have ever had with any rental. I have been using VRBO for over 10 years and am appalled that an owner would do such a thing. In March 2015 we booked this rental for July 4th weekend for 3 families which included 6 adults and 3 children (ages 4, 11, and 12)). We paid the owner in full as requested upon booking. We completed the owner’s contract and as requested provided a copy of my husband’s and my driver’s license and a list of the 9 people and their ages that would be staying at the rental. Three weeks before our reservation date the owner informed me of a new contract. This time she wanted driver’s licenses for all adults which we also complied with, although I thought it was odd. We had some plans change for our guests and we were now going to have 3 more children come with us (ages – 16, 16, and 12). I put in the request for the additional guests assuming there would be no issues since the agreement allowed for additional guests to be added at rate/person/night and the agreement even said to bring air mattresses for the additional guests. The owner denied our request saying that “teens” were not welcome and she would only allow crib age children. She also noted we should find additional accommodations for our guests in excess of 9. We contacted another rental company and were able to secure another condo for the extra guests. I asked the owner whether the extra guests would be allowed to eat dinner with us at the owner’s property. The owner has security cameras on the property and I did not want to violate any implied rules of having visitors on the premise. The owner did not respond to my question but rather simply canceled my reservation saying my request was too “stressful” for her. She not only took my money but she even put the property available for rent again and is intending to collect rental money for the same dates. I filed a serious complaint with VRBO to prevent this from happening to any other future renters of this property. Owner has chosen to ignore my complaint and request for full refund for services not rendered.

  • Submitted: Jul 2, 2015
  • Stayed: June 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
42 Miles
George Bush Intercontinental Airport
Nearest Barpub
2.5 Miles
Olive Garden + other Bars (5m); Sam's Boat (9m)
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Village Golf Club
Nearest Motorway
2.5 Miles
I-45
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Cracker Barrel (4)/Olive Garden/Wild Ginger Jap
Nearest Beach
9 Miles
Lake Conroe Park
Car: necessary

Great location - Even with the privacy on Lake Conroe, you are only about 8 miles to the heart of Conroe, and 15 miles to The Woodlands!

Sam Houston National Forest is one of only four Texas National Parks. Hunting, Fishing, hiking, and more: https://www.fs.usda.gov/detail/texas/about-forest/districts/?cid=fswdev3_008443

128-mile Lone Star Hiking Trail, a portion of which has gained National Recreation Trail status, winds through the Sam Houston National Forest.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Final Make Ready Clean $200
Cleaning (1xWeek,$150) $600
Property Damage Protection $99
Utility Min ($350xMo) $350
Refundable damage deposit $6,600
Supply Fee (per month) $100

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed, paid in full with the completed current Rental Rules & Agreement. Rental Rules & Agreement are the final terms and conditions - not VRBO and/or any other; reservation is not complete until fully executed Agreement is received by Owner with full payment.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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